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We are the Podcast for Caregivers and the Care Recipient.As Rosalynn Carter stated, There are only four kinds of people in the world — those that have been caregivers, those that are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers.”We introduce the Elder Care Experts, who provide their wisdom to educate about Care and all the components around it. Our goal is to make the Caregiver and the Care Recipient aware of as many Elder Care Resources as possible. We tell stories of Care in America. Stories of Love, Compassion, Frustration, Understanding and Patience in Elder Care.

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We are the Podcast for Caregivers and the Care Recipient.As Rosalynn Carter stated, There are only four kinds of people in the world — those that have been caregivers, those that are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who will need caregivers.”We introduce the Elder Care Experts, who provide their wisdom to educate about Care and all the components around it. Our goal is to make the Caregiver and the Care Recipient aware of as many Elder Care Resources as possible. We tell stories of Care in America. Stories of Love, Compassion, Frustration, Understanding and Patience in Elder Care.

    Ep 51, A Conversation about Home Modification, to Age in Place. With Lake Bancroft of TruBlue Home Service Ally, Caring in America

    Ep 51, A Conversation about Home Modification, to Age in Place. With Lake Bancroft of TruBlue Home Service Ally, Caring in America

    A Conversation about Home Modification, to Age in Place. With Lake Bancroft of TruBlue Home Service Ally. Most folks want to live at Home. What needs to be modified?Key areas of the Home that may need modifications, bathrooms, entry ways and staircases.Learn to plan for Home Modifications.Think about the Home—Before it causes small or Large Issues to health and safety.Mobility and daily activities may help determine modifications.Be Proactive!!Don’t wait for the accident to make mo...

    • 20 min
    National Conversation on the Complexities of Aging and Care, An Update

    National Conversation on the Complexities of Aging and Care, An Update

    The National Conversation on the Complexities of Aging and Care--Is ComingAssisting the individual and the family in understanding;Aging CareWho offers CareWhat Care CostsHow to Pay for CareThe Financial PlanThe Estate PlanHow to Connect to all the ResourcesThe importance of PlanningHow to PlanAnd Much Much MoreStay Tuned!!!Our Website www.pointsoflife.org Elder Care Resource Guide http://pointsoflife.weebly.com/guide.html LinkedIn www.linkedin.com/in/richardwexler/ https://www.linkedin...

    • 19 min
    Ep 50, Senior Real Estate Specialist, A Conversation with Bryan Devore, Caring in America

    Ep 50, Senior Real Estate Specialist, A Conversation with Bryan Devore, Caring in America

    What is a Senior Real Estate Specialist? SRESLearn about serving Seniors and their families when transacting Real Estate.Learn about providing the information as to the next steps for the Senior.Learn how living in a your home can be overwhelming as you age..Learn about all the Resources that are needed, when you think about selling your home.Should a Senior move to Senior Living with the proceeds from the home?A SRES vs. a Realtor? The differentiator is understanding at a deeper l...

    • 27 min
    Ep 49, Online Memorials, A Conversation with Brock Sheets of Willowise, Caring in America

    Ep 49, Online Memorials, A Conversation with Brock Sheets of Willowise, Caring in America

    WillowiseLearn about Online Memorials, a trend that’s here to stay. Learn about the change that COVID created.When someone passes away and we want to memorialize that person.However, many folks have moved away. Kids, grandkids, old friends and colleagues.The average funeral has travel expenses, the funeral may only be a few days away.Some folks can't make that trip because of age, expenses or both!Learn about---The Memorial Website, the Head Stone of the Future.The donation portal, a guest bo...

    • 28 min
    Ep 48, The Funeral Consumer's Alliance and Financial Planning, A Conversation with Sherri French-Waddell, Caring in America

    Ep 48, The Funeral Consumer's Alliance and Financial Planning, A Conversation with Sherri French-Waddell, Caring in America

    Learn about the Funeral Consumer's Alliance. They protect the consumer's right to choose alternatives for simplicity, dignity, and economy in funeral arrangements.A consumer information organization promoting education about funeral arrangements and providing oversight to the funeral industry. Idaho has more than 500 members. Membership is $50.00 per person for Life. Their unpaid board of directors is elected from the membership and administers association affairs. Learn about Wadd...

    • 29 min
    Ep 47, Early Onset Alzheimer’s, A Conversation with a Daughter/Caregiver, Steph Baierl, Caring in America

    Ep 47, Early Onset Alzheimer’s, A Conversation with a Daughter/Caregiver, Steph Baierl, Caring in America

    Early Onset Alzheimer's. Learn about a Family and Daughters Journey.Learn about coping, understanding and so much more.Learn about Dad before and after the diagnosis.Learn how daily life has changed.Learn about the emotional side.Learn about acceptance.Learn about Love!**Finding joy can be difficult when you are caring for someone - ask yourself what is important - be present, in the moment.Steph has been working in the elder care industry for about 15 years now, starting out as an activ...

    • 24 min

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